Business / Sensex Rises Over 150 Points, Nifty Near 11,700; Tata Steel, Axis Bank Jump

NDTV : Apr 26, 2019, 10:05 AM

Domestic stock markets started Friday's session on a higher note. The S&P BSE Sensex rose as much as 166.77 points to 38,897.63, and the Nifty moved to 11,697.55, up 55.75 points from the previous close. Strength in financial, metal and pharma stocks supported the markets, however weakness in auto shares kept the upside in check. At 9:42 am, the Sensex traded 42.04 points higher at 38,772.90.